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Tim Melvin is a value investor, money manager and writer. He has spent the last 27 years as in the financial services and investment industry as a broker, advisor and portfolio manager. He has also written and lectured extensively on the markets with his work appearing on RealMoney.Com, DailySpecualtion.Com as well as several print publication including Active Trader and the Wall Street Digest. Mr. Melvin has also collaborated on several investment books published in the Wiley Little Book Series of Investment Books.
December 05, 2014 4:20 PM
This piece contains the opinions of the author and Marketfy Maven Tim Melvin that do not reflect the opinions of Benzinga.com. Oil remains the the ...
November 18, 2014 1:51 PM
Last week we talked about riding the coattails of bank stock activists to earn outsized profits in the stock market. A study released by analysts ...
November 11, 2014 4:27 PM
This week is something of a holiday for value-oriented investors. They might not get to take any time off, but they do get a few presents. Growth ...
October 28, 2014 12:40 PM
Private equity continues to pour money into the shipping industry. According to a recent article in the Hellenic Shipping Times, private equity fu ...
October 15, 2014 8:13 AM
The world of banking, especially community banking, is changing rapidly. As Fed Governor Jerome Powell said in the opening section of the recent C ...
October 06, 2014 2:54 PM
The market noise has been almost deafening recently. Geopolitical events with potentially market moving consequences are raging all over the globe. ...
September 24, 2014 7:41 AM
Charlie Munger once described the secret of success as “take a simple idea and take it seriously.” While that can be applied to many a ...
September 16, 2014 8:57 AM
Whenever academics, geeks and quant jockeys get together to talk about markets and stocks, a few catch phrases are likely to dominate much of the co ...
September 10, 2014 3:15 PM
In chapter two of his classic book, "The Intelligent Investor," Benjamin Graham spelled out what it takes for investors to succeed: The ...
September 02, 2014 1:12 PM
Last month, the CEO of a community bank in the Philadelphia area decided to retire. Frederick "Ted" Peters, the CEO of Bryn Mawr Trust (NASDAQ: BMTC ...
August 26, 2014 3:08 PM
The recent "Deal Driver" report from mergers and acquisitions intelligence firm Mergermarket outlines exactly what is going in the small, ...
August 20, 2014 1:46 PM
Time and time again, the academics and practitioners pretty much prove that value investing works better than just about any other approach to inves ...
August 11, 2014 4:22 PM
Most investors continue to ignore what is developing with the smaller regional and community banks. For some reason, they would prefer to continue ...
August 05, 2014 2:36 PM
One of the most dangerous endeavors that individual investors and “wannabe” traders can engage in is options trading. Stock and index ...

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